Frederic Auguste Alexandre Bartholdi Gustave Eiffel
General Information General Information Height of the statue 46m Height of the pedestal 27,13m Height of the foundation 19,81m Length of hand 5m Length of tablet 7,19m Width of tablet 4,14m Thickness of tablet 0,61m Total weight of the statue 204,1 metric tons The seven spikes of the crown represent the seven continents and seven seas over which enlightment and liberty would spread.
Unveiling of the Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World (1886) by Edward Morgan. by Edward Morgan. Oil on canvas. Oil on canvas. The J. Clarence Davies Collection, The J. Clarence Davies Collection, Museum of the City of New York.